Fonds AM967 - Kitsilano Yacht Club fonds

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Kitsilano Yacht Club fonds

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1.75 m of textual records and other material

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The Kitsilano Yacht Club was founded in Vancouver in 1934. Permission to establish the club at its present site was given by the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation in 1937. The club is the most active One-Design, International, and Olympic Class sailboat racing organization in Vancouver. For several years, the club has organized training programs for both adults and juniors.

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The fonds consists of minutes, correspondence, reports, financial statements, insurance policies, membership lists, visitors' books, race results, photographs, plans and publications such as newsletters, yearbooks, and printed ephemera.

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Includes: 39 plans, 18 photographs, 5 drawings, 4 technical drawings, 1 chart

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Donated by Richard Smart, Commodore of the Kitsilano Yacht Club, 17 August, 1987.


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